• Sage Accounting

  • Attendance/Duration

    This course runs on a Tuesday evening between 6pm - 9pm for 10 weeks.

  • Cost

    £225.00

  • Start Date

    From 12 Sep 2017

  • Campus Availability

    Ayr

What's Involved

Designed to introduce candidates to SAGE - a commercial accounting software package to process financial transactions and to prepare accounting reports for a small business.

  • By the end of this course you will:
  • Be familiar with the Sage 50 Accounts user interface
  • Understand how to use password protection and how to restrict user access
  • Understand basic configuration, financial year settings, and setting up tax codes
  • Know how to create, amend and delete nominal accounts
  • Know how to create bank, cash and credit card accounts
  • Understand the role of the Chart of Accounts, and how to amend it
  • Know how to create departments
  • Know how to create, amend and delete customer and supplier accounts
  • Be able to enter opening balances for nominal, customer and supplier accounts
  • Know how to enter supplier invoices and credit notes
  • Be able to post supplier payments including printing remittance advices
  • Be able to post customer invoices, receipts and understand how to manage the Sales Ledger, including disputing invoices
  • Be able to post supplier payments and understand how to manage the Purchase Ledger
  • Understand how to deal with contra entries
  • Be familiar with posting bank and cash transactions
  • Learn how to save time by using Recurring Entries
  • Know how to check and safeguard data using backups
  • Understand how to correct errors
  • Know how to post and correct Journal Entries
  • Complete SQA Using Financial Accounting Software Level 7 Award credit value 1

Funding and Fees

This course is eligible for Individual Learning Account (ILA), depending on individual circumstances. For further information on funding go to our Funding and Fees tab to the right. Apply for your funding now to ensure it is in place before your course starts.

Please note this course is eligible to pay by instalments. Please contact our Finance department for further information on 01563 523501 Ext. 8558

Enquiries

For further information call 0300 303 0303, then press option 4 or email: businessdevelopment@ayrshire.ac.uk